Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.3"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 27.5"||980.35 mi||west||0° 10' 54.7"||12.50 mi||north||980.74 mi|
|24 hours||12° 38' 41.5"||857.45 mi||east||4° 34' 02.2"||313.89 mi||north||918.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Sun 1:20 PM||165 km||103 miles||89 nm||SE|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 1:20 PM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm||WSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 1:20 PM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm||WSW|
|Fomboni||Sun 1:20 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||WSW|
|Mahajanga||Sun 1:20 PM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||SSW|
|Moroni||Sun 1:20 PM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm||W|
|Toamasina||Sun 1:20 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||S|
|Antananarivo||Sun 1:20 PM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||S|
|Antsirabe||Sun 1:20 PM||944 km||586 miles||509 nm||S|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 1:20 PM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm||WNW|
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